5 Chelsea Kanyer
5 Chelsea Kanyer
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Sammamish, WA
High School: Eastlake
Position: 1B
Bats/Throws: L/L
Kanyer, the team captain, earned honorable mention All-Ivy recognition after leading the Bulldogs in batting (.381) and doubles (9) and finishing second in hits (59) runs (26) and RBI (20). Her .381 average and .426 on base percentage were both third in the Ivy League. In addition, she was the recipient of the team's Most Improved Player Award and shared the Barbara Chou Leadership Award with Jillian Miles '04. She had 16 multi-hit games, including five three-hit performances.

As a freshman, Kanyer led the team in doubles (12) and tied for fourth in hits (39). Against Marist, she went 3-for-3, one of six multi-hit games. She also had two hits and two RBI against both Saint Peter's and Army.

At Eastlake High School Kanyer was a two-year all-league and all-area first team selection and was named offensive player of the year. She helped her team to a league tournament championship and was captain of the school's first team to reach the state tournament.

At Yale she majors in Political Science and resides in Pierson College. She is the daughter of Jeff and Debbie Kanyer.